Senior Cyber Intelligence Analyst

$98,000 - $166,000 yearly
  • The Resume Review - Recruiting Department
  • Reston, VA, USA
  • Sep 16, 2020
Full time Finance Information Technology

Job Description

Job description

At this company, futures are made. The inspiring work we do makes an affordable home a reality and a difference in the lives of Americans. Every day offers compelling opportunities to modernize the nation's housing finance system while being part of an inclusive team using new, emerging technologies. Here, you will help lead our industry forward, enhance your technical expertise, and make your career.

As a Cyber Security Analyst IV, you will work as a member of the company’s Cyber Intelligence Team collecting information about threats to the business, come up with new methods to gather and process information, write intelligence reports, and provide insight and assistance with cybersecurity incidents.

Design and administer procedures in the organization that sustain the security of the organization's data and access to its technology and communications systems. Assess the risk of exposure of proprietary data through weaknesses in platforms, access procedures, and forms of access to the organization's systems and the data contained in them. Track security violations and identify trends or exposures that could be addressed by additional training, technical measures, or use of application tools to enhance security. May lead or execute simulated attacks or security violations to assess the organization's data security measures.

In this role you will have the flexibility to make each day your own, while working alongside people who care so that you can deliver on the following responsibilities:
• Work with the SOC to triage cybersecurity incidents.
• Find new ways to gather, process, and report on information related to threats to the company.
• Analyze malicious software samples, providing insight and threat actor TTPs information security.
• Write intelligence reports to inform leadership about trends within the threat landscape.
• Train junior analysts on intelligence production and analysis techniques.




Education Level (Required)

  • Bachelor Degree or Equivalent

Areas of Study (Preferred)

  • Computer Science or IT/IS

Experience (Primary)

  • 6-8 years of related experience

Skills (Primary)


  • Understanding of network and log analysis utilizing a number of tools including Splunk, Firepower, and FireEye.
  • Familiarity with industry reporting from premium Intelligence providers.
  • Experience writing finished intelligence products.
  • Understanding of traditional intelligence methodology as well as Cyber Intelligence threat models.
  • Familiarity with collection management processes.
  • Experience working on big data projects and considering ways to group information.


The company is an Equal Opportunity Employer, which means we are committed to fostering a diverse and inclusive workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, personal appearance, protected veteran status, disability, age, or another legally protected status.

Successful job applicants will be required to successfully complete a background investigation. 

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